Friday, October 25

Art in the Library: Fall 2013

Art in the Library: Fall 2013

Art in the Library provides an inviting setting to showcase the talent of our own community of student, faculty, staff, and alumni artists. Established in...

Library, 3rd Floor North  
Celebrating William Russo: Exhibition

Celebrating William Russo: Exhibition

William Russo was a distinguished composer of jazz, rock, symphonic music, operas, ballets, film scores, and music-theatre works. He founded the Columbia...

Library, 1st Floor  
Chicago: A Celebration

Chicago: A Celebration

Exhibit of photographs by Archie Lieberman of different Chicago neighborhoods created for the book, Chicago, published in 1980 with photography by Archie...

Library, 3rd Floor West  
Codex Express Yourself: Fall 2013

Codex Express Yourself: Fall 2013

These artistic creations, “one-of-a-kind” books were made by current undergraduate students enrolled in HHSS dept. course: “LATIN AMERICAN ART, LITERATURE...

618 S. Michigan Ave., 4th Floor, Multipurpose Studio  
College Archives: Behind the Scenes

College Archives: Behind the Scenes

Learn about the work College Archives staff performs to create access and highlight collection materials for research. Gain knowledge about material related...

Library, 4th floor  
Department Snapshot: Marketing Communications

Department Snapshot: Marketing Communications

The exhibit focuses on the history of the advertising curriculum at Columbia College from its first coursework in 1946 to the present day.

Library, 3rd floor east  
Legible / Illegible

Legible / Illegible

A showcase of typefaces that explore the limits of legibility, the elements in this display derive from books housed in the Library Special Collections....

Library, 4th Floor  
Len Strazewski: Five Collaborations

Len Strazewski: Five Collaborations

First installed last fall in the Faculty Lounge, this exhibit highlights comic stories that Len Strazewski wrote or co-wrote from the mid-1980s to the...

Library, 2nd Floor  
Of Walking

Of Walking

Of Walking features eight contemporary artists whose works are made by, about, or in observation of walking - one of humankind's most basic acts. From their...

Museum of Contemporary Photography  
Watercooler Journal Call for Submissions Deadline

Watercooler Journal Call for Submissions Deadline

Join us as we change the game of TV academia... GIFs included. Submit your essay/video/anything-else-you-can-think-of for the chance to become our...



¡VIVA LA SOUL POWER!, a pop-up exhibtion, is apart of the month-long residency of the performance artist, Robert Karimi, the People’s Cook. The exhibition...

623 S. Wabash Ave., Hokin Project Gallery  
CUP Forum

CUP Forum 9am

CUP forums contain important information and announcements for Music students in the Contemporary, Urban, and Popular Music program.

Music Center, Concert Hall  
Shades of Darkness

Shades of Darkness 9am

September 3 - November 1, 2013Opening Reception: September 18, 5-8pmShades of Darkness is focused on building connections between current students and recent...

C33 Gallery  
Slow Read

Slow Read 9am

September 3 – November 2, 2013Opening Reception: September 18, 5-8pmPart of the Wabash Arts Corridor Crawl Slow Read presents the work of five Chicago...

Glass Curtain Gallery  
DIY: Photographers and Books

DIY: Photographers and Books 10am

A second iteration of an exhibition exploring print-on-demand photo books. Originally curated by Barbara Tannenbaum for the Cleveland Museum of Art, DIY:...

Center for Book, Paper and Print, Gallery  
Form and Expression: The Written Word

Form and Expression: The Written Word 10am

This exhibition surveys books, drawings, manuscripts and collaborations by American Calligraphic artist Thomas Ingmire. Collaborating poets and artists...

Center for Book, Paper and Print, Gallery  
Early Childhood Halloween Party

Early Childhood Halloween Party 11:30am

Early Childhood families get together in costume for games, treats, and a special performance in our Recital Hall. RSVP is required.

Sherwood Community Music School  
Jazz Gallery in the Lobby

Jazz Gallery in the Lobby 12pm

Jazz gallery features a Columbia student Jazz combo performing in the lobby of the Music Center.

Music Center, Lobby  
Flag Football

Flag Football 1pm

Prepare for a weekend of football by developing your skills in a friendly game of flag football.

Grant Park, 9th and Michigan  
NaNoWriMo Open House

NaNoWriMo Open House 2pm

Have you ever wanted to write a novel? NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is the November challenge to write a novel in 30 days. Untitled Writing...

916 S. Wabash Ave., 4th Floor  
 ISO presents the "Kawaii Cafe"

ISO presents the "Kawaii Cafe" 3pm

Your invited to a taste of Japanese Cute Culture at the ISO Kawaii Cafe! You’ve seen the photos. You’ve heard the stories. Now, experience the Cute Culture...

Stage Two Lobby  
Getting started with Virb

Getting started with Virb 3pm

The Portfolio Center has partnered with to offer an easy and quick way to create an enhanced portfolio website that will cost you absolutely nothing...

623 S. Wabash Ave., 307  
Columbia Whovians Meeting

Columbia Whovians Meeting 4pm

Join us as we watch and discuss Doctor Who! Please feel free to bring up topics, feelings, emotions and anything else related to the Doctor Who...

600 S. Michigan Ave., 921  
Yoga Class

Yoga Class 4pm

Whether it’s your first yoga class or you’re a seasoned pro, you ‘ll enjoy this restorative mind/ body class. Develop balance in your life; Namaste.

Fitness Studio  
Self Defense Class

Self Defense Class 5pm

Learn how to avoid becoming a victim of a crime and repel an attack at various levels of force. This class will develop self-confidence, discipline and peace...

Fitness Studio  
Night of the Living Dead 2013

Night of the Living Dead 2013 7pm

Join us for our Halloween Costume and dance party event hosted by Latino Alliance. There will be costume contest, live DJs and dancing. The event kicks off...

Stage Two  
Sam Strouk Residency Concert

Sam Strouk Residency Concert 7pm

A concert by resident artist Sam Strouk featuring several Music Department ensembles. Tickets required for this event, and will go on sale October 1st. ...

Music Center, Concert Hall  
¡Viva la Soul Power! Pop Up Performance Cocina

¡Viva la Soul Power! Pop Up Performance Cocina 7pm

Performance artist Robert Karimi has returned to Columbia College! Support and join your fellow Columbians as they engage in Karimi’s ¡Viva la Soul Power!...

Hokin Gallery - 623 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605  

Hecuba 7:30pm

Written by Euripides Translation by William Arrowsmith Directed by Andrea J. Dymond An epic tale of loss and revenge. At the start of the war King Priam...

Theatre Center, Studio 404  
Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company

Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company 8pm

Bill T. Jones is one of a handful of artists who have per formed at The Dance Center, either solo or with Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, in all four...

Dance Center  

Friday, October 25